Posted On: 10/22/21 6:39 PM

What do you think of when you think of the Midwest? Acres of farmland as far as the eye can see? Small towns no more than a streetlight long contrasted with the sprawling metro's of Chicago, Detroit, St. Louis, and Indianapolis? Cheese curds, lakes, beer, and/or winter? When America's Heartland comes up in the context of high school football recruiting, the first thing that comes to my mind are massive, corn-fed, lineman and TE's that tip the scales and make you crane your neck to get a full glimpse of their gigantic frames. With 6'7 and higher height becoming so coveted in high school football recruiting, I am always on the lookout for XL recruits across the Midwest and keep track of them for the benefit of our subscribers and college coaches alike. Now that I've built up another solid list of names, I wanted to share with our Midwest readers the XL lineman and TE prospects and evaluate their game and potential as college football prospects. There's a wide variety of ages, positions, and skillsets below, with some of these Midwest Giants already having already committed to big-time P5 programs and some of them still waiting for that first

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